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Motorcycle safety  begins with  proper training

Motorcycle safety begins with proper training

by Leah Holly Installation Management Command Europe Public Affairs May is Motorcycle Safety Month, and Installation Management Command offers motorcycle safety courses to keep riders safe while enjoying the open road. “Active-duty service members, civilian employees, contractors and family members are required to have a U.S. state-issued motorcycle license or […]

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Children’s Fest in Kaiserslautern

Children’s Fest in Kaiserslautern

by Jutta Lausberg-Saam 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs This year’s “Kinderfest,” children’s fest, will take place tomorrow, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the center of Kaiserslautern. The city of Kaiserslautern and the Kaiser in Lautern association presents this annual event with the motto “Fun and action in the city.” […]

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OUTDOOR RECREATION

Baumholder Baumholder Outdoor Recreation, Smith Barracks, Bldg. 816, 485-7182 or 06783-6-7182 Scuba Certification Course May 24 to 27 Want to get away from daily stresses and connect with nature? Want to test the boundaries of “where man is supposed to be”? Want to drift in the underwater and leave all […]

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Bike fun Sickingen — Get out of your car, get on your bike

Bike fun Sickingen — Get out of your car, get on your bike

by Jutta Lausberg-Saam 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs   The communities of Kai­sers­lautern-South, Land­­­stuhl and Waldfisch-Burg­alben will sponsor the 12th “Biking Fun in Sickingen County” event on Sunday. This year’s theme is “Raus aus dem Auto, rauf auf’s Rad,” Get out of your car, get on your bike. The car-free […]

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The World Cultural Heritage Site Völklingen Ironworks:  one of the most exciting places in the world

The World Cultural Heritage Site Völklingen Ironworks: one of the most exciting places in the world

Courtesy of Völklinger Hütte A visit to the World Cultural Heritage Site Völklingen Ironworks is an adventure: the visitor can go down deep into the dark corridors of the burden shed and climb up to the lofty heights of the blast furnace viewing-platform. The multi-media introduction to the sintering-plant takes […]

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COMMUNITY CORNER

AIRMAN & FAMILY READINESS CENTER For details and to RSVP, call 480-5100 or 06371-47-5100. Bldg. 2120, Ramstein Air Base. All training is held at A&FRC unless stated otherwise. MONDAY N/A TUESDAY Pre-Deployment Briefing: 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. WEDNESDAY Newcomers Base Intro: 7:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., Enlisted Club Pre-Separation Briefing […]

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MARK YOUR CALENDAR  May 2019

MARK YOUR CALENDAR May 2019

KMC Explore With Me Scavenger Hunt: CYS is collaborating with Army USAG Rheinland-Pfalz Library for this special event May 18 at Pulaski Park from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. Come out and enjoy a puppet show, story walk, and of course, a scavenger hunt and so much more at this […]

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Was ist los?  CULTURAL HIGHLIGHTS

Was ist los? CULTURAL HIGHLIGHTS

EVENTS Neustadt-Geinsheim, Wine and Asparagus Fest. May 17 to 19. militaryingermany.com/event/asparagus Haßloch, Wine Days. May 17 to 19. militaryingermany.com/event/days Kallstadt, Tarte Flambée Fest. May 18. militaryingermany.com/event/tarte Steinwenden, Parish Fest. May 19. militaryingermany.com/event/parish Cycling Fun Sickingen. May 19. militaryingermany.com/event/cycling Ramstein, German-American Art Exhibit. May 22. militaryingermany.com/event/german Kaiserslautern, Johann Willi Lehmann (1915-1985). […]

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Cautionary tips for home-based businesses

Cautionary tips for home-based businesses

by Joerg Moddelmog Kaiserslautern Legal Services Center Americans who engage in home-based business activities here in Germany are subject not only to U.S. law, but also to German taxes and regulations. Your protections under the NATO Status of Forces Agreement do not extend to your self-employed business activity. The only […]

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Overfilled waste cans will not be emptied

Overfilled waste cans will not be emptied

Provided by county waste management Attention off-base residents, this photo depicts waste cans that will not be emptied due to overfilling. Bins must be placed curbside with closed lids for garbage trucks to collect and empty. Bins that are overfilled or too heavy will not be emptied. If you have […]

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